Error "The key file is not compatible with this application" during activation attempt of Kaspersky Anti-Virus

 

Kaspersky Anti-Virus 2013

 
 
 

Error "The key file is not compatible with this application" during activation attempt of Kaspersky Anti-Virus

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Latest update: 2019 Jun 10 ID: 8937
 
 
 
 

If you try to activate Kaspersky Anti-Virus 2009 /2010/2011 with an activation code for Kaspersky Anti-Virus 2013, the following error will appear on the screen:

 

Kaspersky Anti-Virus 2009 / 2010 / 2011 cannot be activated with an activation code for Kaspersky Anti-Virus 2013.

If you receive this error when activating your Kaspersky Lab product, do the following:

  1. In the Kaspersky Anti-Virus window, click OK.
  2. Download the installer of Kaspersky Anti-Virus 2013 from the official Kaspersky Lab web site. You can find the information how to download a file on the following pages:
  3. Remove Kaspersky Anti-Virus 2009, Kaspersky Anti-Virus 2010б Kaspersky Anti-Virus 2011 from your computer.
  4. Install Kaspersky Anti-Virus.
  5. Restart your computer.
  6. Activate Kaspersky Anti-Virus.
 
 
 
 
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